Mnuchin Delays Decision On Transferring Trump Tax Returns

President Donald Trump waves after stepping off Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House Wednesday April 10 after returning from a trip to Texas

Democrats set new deadline on Trump tax returns

The White House said on Sunday it is looking at ways to transfer undocumented migrants to US sanctuary cities as Democrats accused President Donald Trump of creating "manufactured chaos" at the US-Mexico border.

Democratic Rep. Richard Neal, a strong House chairman, has requested the IRS to turn over six years of this president's tax returns from the close of the day.

Miller, a former congressional aide whose title is senior policy adviser, has played a central role in the Trump administration's aggressive and controversial immigration policies since its earliest days - helping to orchestrate the 2017 executive order that barred travelers from seven countries and suspended refugee admissions.

"Mnuchin told a House panel that he has not had any contact with the president along with his leading staff about the department's determination whether to supply Trump's tax yields under a almost century-old statute which states the Treasury Department" will furnish" them if asked.

He claimed that he can not release his tax returns because they are being audited, but the IRS has said this is no impediment to their release.

Neal, a Massachusetts Democrat, is the only House lawmaker authorized to request taxpayer data from the Treasury, which oversees the IRS.

President Donald Trump confirmed the administration was considering the proposal Friday, and White House officials continued to tout the idea over the weekend.

When it did not honor, neal's first letter, delivered didn't lay out any implications for the IRS, and a spokesman said a course would be another, more persistent, letter.

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Trump promised Americans as he campaigned for office in 2016 that he'd "take care of everybody" and he'd do it 'much better than they're taken care of now'.

The president claimed, however, that his party is "developing a really great HealthCare Plan with far lower premiums (cost) & deductibles than ObamaCare" that will be "far less expensive & much more usable" than the law Democrats championed. Mr. Trump's lawyer in the matter, Will Consovoy, also asked the IRS not to hand over the president's tax returns until it receives a legal opinion from the Justice Department.

But Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., said sanctuary cities showed contempt for the law, though he didn't know whether there were any legal concerns with transporting migrants to the locales.

Mnuchin told the media on Saturday that he was trying to move carefully in overseeing a request that raises "very, very complicated" legal questions, emphasising that his decision could have long-lasting repercussions for future requests by Congress to the IRS.

Neal has adopted a methodical approach to seeking Trump's returns.

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

But the IRS has said that he could release the returns even if they are under audit.

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